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Continuous Glucose Monitoring for the iPhone Generation?

Early CGM devices were expensive and had problems with accuracy and reliability, and patients often needed to provide finger-prick data

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From animals to humans - can we extrapolate data on harms?

Thirty-seven medicines have been withdrawn from the market because of harmful effects observed in animals. However, whether we should use

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EBM for editors

Evidence-Based Medicine workshop  for editors Professor Carl Heneghan and Dr David Nunan: July 2017 Download the pdf: Real world appraisal

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Oxford’s recognition of individuals can promote their recognition at home

I am proud to know Dr Khamis Elessi, one of the recipients of the 2017 Kellogg College Community Engagement and Academic Merit Awards, who is studying for an MSc in Evidence-Based Health Care.

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The seven ages of research

  Presentation of research data at meetings is an important aspect of one’s career, with many advantages, including recognition of

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Ten Steps to Producing a Successful Mixed Methods Dissertation in Evidence-Based Health Care

This blog is part of a series for Evidence-Based Health Care MSc students undertaking their dissertations, by Research Assistant Alice

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Keeping it real: evidence-based competence among GPs

“Can anyone tell us how we use a calculation of ‘Likelihood of Help versus Harm’ (LHH) to incorporate patients’ values

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Introduction to EBM

One Day Intro to EBM Workshop Dates TBC This one day workshop is aimed at clinicians, health care professionals and researchers

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Ten Principles of Good Prescribing - J K Aronson

  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Clinical Pharmacology Part 3: Choose wisely, inform, start low, and monitor Jeffrey K Aronson  

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Using systematic reviews to reduce research waste - who really cares?

The global spend on biomedical research and development is about $250 billion, so why is so much of it still

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Ten Steps to Producing a Well-Written Evidence-Based Health Care Dissertation

It’s that time of year again when Evidence-Based Health Care MSc students begin to think about writing up their theses.

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Cardiovascular Risk Scores

Global cardiovascular risk assessment in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults: systematic review of systematic reviews Lead author

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Why clinical trial outcomes fail to translate into benefits for patients

  Why clinical trial outcomes fail to translate into benefits for patients Carl Heneghan, Ben Goldacre, Kamal R. Mahtani Clinical

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EBHC Students Awarded Kellogg College Academic Merits

Two MSc in EBHC students – Dr. Khamis Elessi and Matthew Oxman – and CEBM Research Fellow Dr. Igho Onakpoya have been

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